Richard Kao, M.D.
Fellowship Trained Facial Plastic Surgeon
Charlotte, NC – Huntersville and Southpark
Dr. Richard Kao is a Fellowship-Trained Facial Plastic Surgeon.
He received his Bachelor of Arts degree at Princeton University in Princeton, New Jersey. He attended Medical School at Wake Forest School of Medicine in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, graduating with surgical research honors. He completed his residency in Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery at Indiana University in Indianapolis, Indiana, and was appointed Chief Resident his final year.
Dr. Kao completed a highly prestigious facial plastic surgery fellowship accredited by the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, training under Dr. Dean Toriumi in Chicago, Illinois. He served as a Clinical Instructor in the Department of Otorhinolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery at Rush University Medical Center.
Dr. Kao is a board-certified head and neck surgeon, certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery. He passed written and oral boards in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, through the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.
Dr. Kao specializes exclusively in cosmetic surgery of the face and neck. Trust your face to a Facial Plastic Surgeon.